We’ve all heard the saying “a picture is worth a thousand words” - and it seems as though this may even be true for student revision.
Recent research has shown that the simple act of drawing can not only enhance students’ memory of individual words but also textbook definitions. This subsequently leads to improved academic performance. But what makes drawing such an effective revision technique?
Exams can be a stressful time for both students and parents.
Emotions run high, and the uncertainty of exam performance looms large. Keen not to say the wrong thing and to offer any support they can, parents can play a huge role in their child’s mental health and academic achievement ahead of exams season. Here are 10 things they can do to help: